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July 2, 2015

Petra Kvitova continued her title defense at Wimbledon on Thursday, cruising past Japan’s Kurumi Nara 6-2, 6-0 in less than an hour.

July 2, 2015

Thursday afternoon saw the first big shake up in the men’s singles draw at Wimbledon, as 102nd ranked German Dustin Brown knocked out 10th seeded Spaniard Rafael Nadal 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.

July 2, 2015

I looked at one of the women’s tennis players on my college squad recently as she just broke several school records for wins by a woman, a record that had been held for 16 years. I thought to myself, “How does this happen?”

July 1, 2015

The third day at Wimbledon was a good one for the American women, as both Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Coco Vandeweghe pulled off upsets to reach the third-round.

July 1, 2015

World number one Novak Djokovic cruised into the third-round of Wimbledon on Wednesday, winning in straight sets over Finland’s Jarkko Nieminen 6-4, 6-2, 6-3.

July 1, 2015

Fifth-seed Kei Nishikori of Japan withdrew from Wimbledon with a calf injury on Wednesday, just hours before he was set to take the court against Santiago Giraldo in the second round.

June 30, 2015

Former Wimbledon champions Roger Federer and Andy Murray both reached the Wimbledon second-round on Tuesday, picking up straight set wins on a hot day at the All-England Club.

June 30, 2015

At the four Grand Slam events, fans often forget the preparations that make for a successful tournament. One of these significant provisions is to find ballpersons who are fit to be on the court and make each tennis match run efficiently.

June 30, 2015

The second day of Wimbledon saw two major players on the women’s side bounce out of the tournament, as third-seeded Romanian Simona Halep and 12th-seeded Canadian Eugenie Bouchard were both defeated on Tuesday at the All-England Club.

June 29, 2015

Novak Djokovic won his Wimbledon opener on Monday, beating Germany’s Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the second-round.

June 29, 2015

Young hopefuls from across the Tri-State area will be out in force at SPORTIME Randall's Island, the flagship location of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy, on Saturday, July 18, as SPORTIME/JMTA coaches seek to discover untapped tennis and athletic talent in “Finding the Next Mac.”

June 29, 2015

If you’re at all serious about playing tennis to your fullest potential, then you must … I repeat … you must, come to each match with the proper mindset. And the proper mind set is not anxiety, self-doubt or dread. If you do feel self-doubt or a lack of confidence prior to your matches, you are reading the right article.

June 29, 2015

World number one Serena Williams came out a little sluggish and got a strong test from Russian qualifier Margarita Gasparyan on the first day of Wimbledon on Monday, but walked away with a 6-4, 6-1 victory to advance.

June 29, 2015

The seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer will kick off his 2015 campaign at the All-England Club against Bosnia’s Damir Dzumhur. The two have met just once before but it was recently as Federer beat Dzumhur 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 in the Round of 32 at the French Open last month.

June 26, 2015

The Wimbledon draws were released on Friday, as the tournament’s participants got a glimpse at their first-round matchups and possible matchups later down the line.

June 26, 2015

Just like his quarterfinal match on Thursday, American Sam Querrey had to come back from a set down in his semifinal match on Friday, beating Ukraine’s Alexandr Dolgopolov 3-6, 6-3, 7-5.

June 26, 2015

Ninth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska from Poland defeated American Sloane Stephens 6-1, 6-7(3), 6-2 on Friday to reach the Aegon International Championship.

June 26, 2015

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June 25, 2015

The world number one from Serbia is an outstanding 41-3 on the year. He has been close to unbeatable to say the least. Spending 152 straight weeks as the number one player in the world, Djokovic must be considered the favorite to win every tournament he competes in.

June 25, 2015

American Sam Querrey came back from a set down to beat second-seed Gilles Simon 5-7, 7-6(8), 6-4 on Thursday to reach the Aegon Nottingham Open semifinals.

June 25, 2015

The USTA has announced that they are hosting the fifth annual U.S. Open job fair. For the third consecutive year there will be two job fairs, starting with an exclusive opportunity for residents of the borough of Queens, N.Y. on Tuesday, July 7 from 2:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. followed by a second opportunity open to the public on Wednesday, July 8 from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

June 25, 2015

Second-seeded Dane Caroline Wozniacki moved into the Aegon International semifinals on Thursday, cruising past 10th-seeded German Andrea Petkovic 7-5, 6-1 in the day’s final match.

June 24, 2015

Just days before the start of Wimbledon, world number three Simona Halep has announced that she and coach Victor Ionita have split.

June 24, 2015

American Sam Querrey made his way into the Aegon Nottingham Open quarterfinals on Wednesday, defeating fifth-seed Pablo Cuevas 7-6(7), 7-6(3) to advance. Querrey saved all seven of the break points he faced.